Department of Passports and Nationality to receive Passport materials this month

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Department of Passports and Nationality to receive Passport materials this month

January 07, 2019 - 14:37
Written by: SafaAlharathy

The Department of Passports and Nationality confirmed Saturday the provision of about 2.4 million pieces of passport materials starting from the mid-January.

The head of the Department Brigadier Jumaa Ghariba clarified, that the shipment will be delivered in batches, pointing out that the quantity will be distributed to various areas of Libya according to population density.

At the beginning of 2018, the Presidential Council (PC) issued a decision to allocate 12, million and eight hundred thousand euros for passports, nationality and foreign affairs and awarded the Austrian State Printing Company the contract for supplying passport materials.